Any one know AMANDA here ?

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    Hi all,
    I have Linux rhel 4 installed on my server, I also have IBM LTO Ultrium 2 Tape Drive 3580-L23 Tape drive .
    I want to install Amanda (The Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver) for Tape backup on my linux server can any one help me in this.
    I have been to Amanda is official site http://www.amanda.org/docs it is too confusing for me.
    I just what to know how to install and configure.

    I have Xp as clients computer I have already configured SAMBA and it is working fine now how do I implement this tool.

    PLS help me
    Thanx .
     
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    You must install the dump package. Since it's not installed by default in Linux.
    You can install the 'dump' package through the Package Manager in RHEL.
     
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    i have downloaded few rms from amanda sites :-
    amanda-backup_server-2.5.1b2-1.rhel4.i386.rpm
    amanda-backup_client-2.5.1b2-1.rhel4.i386.rpm
    are thes your talking about ? than i have allreday installed the server one.
     
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    DUMP This is what he is talking about. Install dump via package manager that you use eg. yum.
     
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    Hi prakas , your link works but dont give me full story ?? How can i see Complete Story ?? if i click on this link it goes to some Sponsores site !!
     
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